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Personal Financial Literacy at Bishop Kelley

For all the news about the dysfunctional Oklahoma education system, a decision made a few years ago, I believe, will pay off in the long run. For the last several years, the State of Oklahoma has required a course in … Continue reading

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Bishop Kelley Academics Are #1

When I started as President of Bishop Kelley High School back in 2009, we engaged with the Littlefield Agency on a brand study that led to a new mission statement, new logos, and a renewed understanding of who we are and … Continue reading

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Bishop Kelley Goes Chrome!

It’s an exciting time to at Bishop Kelley High School! We’re about to welcome our largest freshman class ever, enrollment is up across the board, we have new buildings, new programs, and the same great education for students because of … Continue reading

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Private Schools and Middle Class America

Just this morning, I came upon an article from Bloomberg Business entitled “Private School Is Becoming Out of Reach for Middle-Class Americans.” I read a  lot of articles, especially about education. This one is different. It lays out as clear as … Continue reading

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Schools Are Closing, We Are Thriving

I do my best to keep up with state and national trends in Catholic schools. There are many exciting initiatives in the Catholic school world including the Alliance for Catholic Education (of which I’m an alumnus) and the Cristo Rey … Continue reading

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2017 Bishop Kelley Graduation- Bishop’s Medal and De La Salle Faculty Award

Below are the speeches I gave at the 2017 graduation of Bishop Kelley High School. It took place on May 20, 2017 at the Donald W. Reynolds Center at the University of Tulsa.   Each year the Bishop’s Medal is given … Continue reading

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What’s the Difference Between a President and a Principal?

It’s been a big week at Bishop Kelley High School! We’ve celebrated Easter, had success on the athletic fields and at State choir competition. We took the ACT and our Class of 2017 began their end of the year activities … Continue reading

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